Earthquakes

Known as: Earthquake 
Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
An earthquake model is derived by considering the effective stress available to accelerate the sides of the fault. The model… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The Gutenberg-Richter power law distribution for energy released at earthquakes can be understood as a consequence of the earth… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The two largest earthquakes of the past 40 years ruptured a 1600-kilometer-long portion of the fault boundary between the Indo… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Presently in its second edition, “At Risk” stands as a primary text in risk and vulnerability studies. The authors focus on the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
It sounds good when knowing the the mechanics of earthquakes and faulting 2nd edition in this website. This is one of the books… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We show that the distribution of waiting times between earthquakes occurring in California obeys a simple unified scaling law… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have developed an efficient method to determine high-resolution hypocenter locations over large distances. The location method… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Earthquakes have long been recognized as resulting from a stick–slip frictional instability. The development of a full… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Source parameters for historical earthquakes worldwide are compiled to develop a series of empirical relationships among moment… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Measures of emotional health and styles of responding to negative moods were obtained for 137 students 14 days before the Loma… (More)
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